Sunday, August 26, 2018

Gunman at video game tournament was player who had lost: report

Jacksonville Shooting At ‘Madden’ Tournament Leaves Multiple People Dead

You’re wrong, ⁦@RepSwalwell⁩. I understand some Dems saying it’s not yet time to talk impeachment for midterm strategic reasons. But saying there’s not enough evidence Trump committed high crimes & misdemeanors is nuts — and it plays into GOP hands.

As we offer heartfelt prayers and condolences for John McCain’s family, do recall that his mother, Roberta McCain, is still alive — at age 106

Meet the Economist Behind the One Percent’s Stealth Takeover of America

The Republican tax cuts gave Sheldon Adrlson a nearly $700,000,000 windfall earlier this year. Adelson has since given $30,000,000 to a Paul Ryan-linked super PAC.

As the nation mourns the passing of Sen. McCain, President Trump arrives at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia at 10:57am. This marks the presidents 191st visit to a Trump property and his 152nd visit to a Trump Golf Club

Maria Butina Is Not A "Kremlin-Trained Seductress," Her Lawyer Says In A Court Filing

Sen. John McCain's death draws an outpouring of condolences from across the political spectrum

Trump Baby Balloons are selling like hotcakes. They are crabby, irritable and the perfect addition to any home. Get yours today at the Mad Dog PAC store.

On the Supreme Court, eight is enough

His wall of secrecy — the work of a lifetime — appears to be cracking.

Mark McKinnon, a former adviser to John McCain, remembers how McCain would need help with combing his hair before campaign rallies. The reason? He couldn't raise his arms above his head because they "had been broken so many times as a POW"

Mollie Tibbets mom. People need to step off.

So Roger Stone thinks Jr is next to be indicted for lying to the FBI.

Clinton celebrates McCain's "life of service to his country" after his death

Bush and Obama asked to give eulogies at McCain funeral, Trump not invited: report

If you ever find yourself banned from a funeral in your lifetime, you must have done someone or something very, VERY wrong.@realDonaldTrump has been banned from two this year alone...

Susan Collins does not support Roe v Wade.

The framers would pause Kavanaugh's confirmation while his nominating president faces possible charges, @tribelaw argues. SCOTUS could have a say in how/whether such charges proceed; better to hold the nomination till Mueller investigation is complete

White House flags lowered to half-staff for McCain

Today’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory.

Despite warnings from our top intelligence and military leaders, the Kremlin's efforts to weaken our institutions have continued with insufficient action by the admin or Congress to strengthen cyber defenses, safeguard election systems, and deter further destabilizing activities.

"The GOP must suspend the Kavanaugh nomination immediately."

Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They’d Get Away With It

Flowers, tributes offered for McCain at Vietnam War crash site

GOP Arizona Senate candidate suggests McCain family statement on cancer treatment was meant to hurt her campaign

Former Models for Donald Trump’s Agency Say They Violated Immigration Rules and Worked Illegally “It’s like modern-day slavery.”

Our top intelligence officials have repeatedly warned that #Putin continues to target our elections & sow chaos. Until he pays a price, these attacks will grow. Intro’d new sanctions bill w/ my colleagues to deter Russian aggression & defend our democracy.

#Putin will do anything to shatter the transatlantic alliance. In 2016, he nearly succeeded in overthrowing #Montenegro’s democratically elected government & murdering its prime minister in order to prevent it from joining #NATO.

Why liars lie: What science tells us about deception

$81.2 billion in Treasuries have mysteriously vanished from Russia's books

Reminder that Kim Jong Un has been pulling this back and forth denuclearization shit for years and years. Only one President was stupid enough to fall for it

Peace Talk President Donald J. Trump Kim Jong Un 2018 Gold Plated Challenge Coin

Biden on McCain's death: "He never lost sight of what he believed most: Country First"

GOP Arizona governor may appoint Cindy McCain to be her husband's Senate successor: report

Follow the money: Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell, Marco Rubio, Scott Walker, Lindsey Graham, John Kasich & John McCain accepted $7.35 million in contributions from a Ukrainian-born oligarch who is the business partner of two of Putin's favorite oligarchs.

Today is the 9th anniversary, to the day, of the passing of Sen. Ted Kennedy. Victoria Reggie Kennedy has released this statement. "Tonight we lost an uncompromising patriot and a man of immeasurable courage."

Lindsey Graham is as narcissistic as his new BFF Trump. His condolence tweet of John McCain's death is all about him

My heart is broken. I am so lucky to have lived the adventure of loving this incredible man for 38 years. He passed the way he lived, on his own terms, surrounded by the people he loved, in the the place he loved best.

NEW: A former Trump World Tower doorman who says he has knowledge of an alleged affair President Donald Trump had with an ex-housekeeper, which resulted in a child, is now able to talk about a contract he entered with American Media.

When President Trump took office, he inherited 107 additional judicial vacancies. Here's how his administration is remaking the federal courts.

This moment when John McCain voted No on Skinny Repeal, against party lines, to help save the ACA and possibly thousands of lives will be a moment that always stays with me.

Let’s never forget that Tammy was trash talking him yesterday....

McCain leaves the stage when we need him most